Kodak Black, Travis Scott & Offset's 'ZEZE' Debuts at No. 1 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

Kodak Black, Travis Scott & Offset's 'ZEZE' Debuts at No. 1 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

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The collaboration marks a record-tying fifth No. 1 debut in 2018.

Kodak Black, Travis Scott and Offset every declare their first No. 1 on Streets Talkin’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart as “ZEZE” begins within the prime slot on the rating dated Oct. 27.

As beforehand reported, the tune begins at No. 2 on the Streets Talkin Hot 100, behind Maroon 5’s “Girls Like You,” that includes Cardi B, in its fifth main week.

“ZEZE” traces its chart-topping begin largely to streams. The tune blasts in at No. 1 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Streaming Songs and all-genre Streaming Songs charts because of 43.9 million U.S. streams within the week ending Oct. 18, based on Nielsen Music. “ZEZE” additionally opens atop R&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Sales, with 23,000 downloads offered in the identical interval.

The collaboration additionally climbs onto R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay after its first full monitoring week, with three.2 million in viewers within the week ending Oct. 21, per Nielsen Music.

Pre- “ZEZE,” Kodak Black ranked as excessive on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs with “Tunnel Vision,” which reached No. four in 2017. Travis Scott and Offset notched their prior bests simply this August, as the previous’s “Sicko Mode” topped out at No. three, whereas the latter’s function on Tyga’s “Taste” resulted in a No. 7 excessive.

Plus, as “ZEZE” kicks off atop Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, it marks the chart’s fifth No. 1 debut in 2018, after Drake’s “God’s Plan” and “Nice For What,” Childish Gambino’s “This Is America,” and Lil Wayne’s “Mona Lisa,” that includes Kendrick Lamar.

The assortment ties 1995 because the calendar years with essentially the most No. 1 debuts. Back then, The Notorious B.I.G.’s “One More Chance/Stay With Me,” Michael Jackson’s “You Are Not Alone,” Mariah Carey’s “Fantasy,” R. Kelly’s “You Remind Me of Something” and Whitney Houston’s “Exhale (Shoop Shoop),” all instantly began their chart careers within the penthouse.